Sports betting has become a hot topic in the world of gaming, as commissioners of the NBA and MLB say that they have been warming up to the idea of …

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A Roman Catholic priest in Massachusetts was given five years of probation despite stealing a sum of $240,000 to feed his years-long gambling addiction, the Boston Herald reported. Rev. Stephen …

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Shares of online gaming firm 888 Holdings PLC soared Tuesday after the company confirmed that it has been approached by fellow gambling company, William Hill PLC, with a possible purchase offer. 888’s stock price closed at 171.50p after opening at 143p, a jump of 20 percent.

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Give us your opinion in the comments section below for your chance at winning a six-month Card Player magazine digital subscription. Ask any group of poker players how you played …

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Prolific high-stakes online grinder Viktor “Isildur1” Blom has been on a nice upswing lately, winning roughly $347,000 over the past week online. It took him about 8,300 hands to do …

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Atlantic City’s bankrupt Trump Taj Mahal will close its poker room indefinitely this Sunday, the poker room told Card Player on Friday. The casino itself has been struggling financially and …

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After dominating much of the tournament over the final three days of play, Brian Altman completed the job in finishing off his only nemesis, Mark Dube, to win the World Poker Tour’s Lucky Hearts Poker Open at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL, last night.

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Internet betting has not panned out as the savior for Atlantic City, and the state has so far been blocked from letting its casinos open sports books, but Garden State …

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When Mike “Timex” McDonald offers you advice about playing poker, you should probably listen. Not only does his own playing resume stand as a ringing endorsement, with over $11.3 million …

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A prominent business website has come forward with something that many in the poker/gaming industry have assumed regarding Amaya Gaming’s efforts to license PokerStars in New Jersey in accusing New Jersey Governor Chris Christie of blocking those efforts for his own political gain.

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When you’ve played poker for years, it’s easy to forget that technical poker speak may as well be a different language. Many players just picked up a deck of cards …

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New Jersey’s licensed online gambling operators took in $11,567,337 during the month of January, according to figures released by state gaming regulators. Of that total, $2,299,426 came from poker. In …

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